502 Search Results for ufc 139

Dec 10, 2016 8:11 am

VIDEO | Shane Burgos gets haircut midway through UFC debut

Well, this is a first! #UFCAlbany https://t.co/Fx3O76nU02 — UFC (@ufc) December 10, 2016 Saturday night at ‘UFC Fight Night: Albany’, undefeated featherweight prospect Shane Burgos stepped into the Octagon for the first time. Burgos’ undefeated 7-fight win streak has seen him pick up 7 straight finishes. At ‘UFC Fight Night: Albany’ he stepped into the...

Dec 9, 2016 9:51 am

Ontario Athletic Commission forces UFC 206 fighter Emil Meek to shave his beard

In mixed martial arts, athletic commissions are known for their strange policies and their iron-fisted enforcement of those policies. The latest manifestation of this reputation occurred this morning, when the Ontario Athletic Commission, who will oversee UFC 206 in Toronto, forced main card fighter Emil Meek to shave his trademark beard. Failure to do so,...

Dec 6, 2016 6:43 am

Report: UFC working on a Julianna Peña vs. Valentina Shevchenko bout

With Miesha Tate retired and Holly Holm on a two-fight losing streak, Julianna Peña and Valentina Shevchenko stand out as the two best female bantamweights on earth outside of Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey. According to a Monday afternoon report from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, they could soon be pitted against each other. Not officially done...

Nov 14, 2016 11:10 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor celebrating to ‘F**k Donald Trump’ at UFC 205 after party

UFC superstar Conor McGregor reached a new level of greatness on Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden in front of a record-breaking crowd. “The Notorious” did just as he had set out to do when he entered the UFC by becoming the first UFC fighter to become a simultaneous champion of two divisions. McGregor...

Oct 2, 2016 4:47 pm

UFC 205 will showcase a six bout main card

UFC 205, which is scheduled for November 12 in New York City’s Madison Square Garden, is arguably the most highly anticipated fight card in the promotions history. The UFC 205 lineup is absolutely stacked with talent and includes a “super fight” between current UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and current UFC featherweight title holder Conor...

Sep 14, 2016 8:03 am

VIDEO | CM Punk corner audio from UFC 203

This past weekend, CM Punk made his highly anticipated UFC debut against Mickey Gall. The fight, which took place nearly 2 years after CM Punk’s signing to the UFC, also served as the former WWE champion’s MMA debut. Unfortunately for Punk, his time in the Octagon was extremely brief as he was immediately taken down...

Sep 1, 2016 12:00 pm

Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone being targeted for UFC 205

Recently, Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone teased an ‘epic’ fight announcement at welterweight. The statement from Cerrone came on the heels of his spectacular UFC 202 knockout win over Rick Story. The win over Story, which made it 3 straight finishes for Cerrone at welterweight, cemented his place in the top of the UFC’s stacked 170 pound...

Jul 6, 2016 10:21 pm

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones being pulled from UFC 200: “This one stung”

Late Wednesday evening news broke that pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones was pulled from UFC 200 after he was notified of a potential anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition drug test back in June. It was quickly announced that the fight was off the card, and that Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt was the...

Jun 12, 2016 12:24 pm

Tyron Woodley is eyeing a big boxing fight if he beats Robbie Lawler at UFC 201

Top UFC welterweight contender Tyron Woodley will get his shot at UFC gold this summer when he squares off with current champion Robbie Lawler in the main event of UFC 201 on July 30 in Atlanta. “T-Wood” is confident that he will be able to take the belt from Lawler, as he posted the following...

Apr 3, 2016 9:07 am

On final fight of his UFC contract, Dan Henderson discusses his fighting future

Former PRIDE and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson (31-14 MMA) is about to complete his contract with the UFC when he squares off with former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida in a middleweight bout at UFC on FOX 19 on April 19 in Tampa Bay, Florida. “Hendo” is coming off a knockout loss to former UFC...

Mar 4, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate UFC 196 weigh-in

Nothing but RESPCT. @MieshaTate and @HollyHolm weigh in before their #UFC196 title fight. https://t.co/igMIg0TAlS — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) March 5, 2016 At the UFC 196 weigh-in Friday afternoon, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and title challenger Miesha Tate had their final staredown prior to their co-main event bout tomorrow. As always, both women...

Jan 20, 2016 7:13 am

Fight Scene Video: Cung Le On “Badlands” -After the UFC-

Former UFC fighter Cung Le went back to his bread and butter doing action films and he’s just as action packed as always.   In 2008 Le one the Strikeforce middleweight title and entered the UFC in 2011.   His first task was Wanderlei Silva at UFC 139, the scrap ended  in a TKO loss...

Jan 19, 2016 11:10 am

Ronda Rousey spotted backstage at UFC Fight Night 81!

Ronda Rousey has been laying low since her knockout loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193 back in November of last year. Both fans and critics of Rousey excitedly click and keyboard their opportunity to either praise her in her rise to stardom or criticize her for her hardships she has faced in her career...

Nov 22, 2015 10:00 am

Twitter reacts to Magny’s split decision victory over Gastelum at UFC Fight Night 78

Kelvin Gastelum had been training for weeks to face fan-favorite Matt Brown in a welterweight matchup for the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 78”. The mixed martial arts gods struck again when Brown fell victim to injury and was forced to pull out of the main-event. Rather than scrap the fight altogether, Neil Magny threw...

Oct 6, 2015 8:53 am

Mystic Mac Getting A $100M UFC Contract?

He says, she says! Current UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey claims to be the highest paid UFC fighter right now and it looks like Conor McGregor is expecting to dethrone her pretty soon. Rousey has said it herself, that she’s the highest paid and thinks it’s rightfully the case, however Mr. McGregor isn’t one to...

Sep 29, 2015 6:48 am

UFC Fighters React To Rich Franklin’s Retirement

On Monday, former UFC middleweight champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin decided to officially announce his retirement. Franklin is a legend in the sport, known as the guy who went from being a high school match teacher to a UFC champion. The guy who earned his nickname, ‘Ace’, for his uncanny resemblance of actor Jim Carrey, went...

Sep 17, 2015 6:01 am

UFC Announces Their Return To London

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is heading back to London for the second time. The last time London held a UFC event it was headlined by Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa. Gus ended up winning that night, finishing Manuwa via TKO in the second round. Now the promotion will return with a Fight Night card, held...

Sep 6, 2015 8:10 am

UFC Fighters React To Paige VanZant’s Dominating Win Over Chambers

  UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is only 21 years old and is already being coined as the next big thing. Her dominating win over Alex Chambers at UFC 191 certainly didn’t do much to quiet the hype, it just made it louder. VanZant went in as the giant favorite and delivered, beating Chambers up with...

Aug 30, 2015 1:41 am

UFC Fighters react to the MTV VMAs and it isn’t pretty

For better or worse, MTV’s “Video Music Awards” always becomes one of the most talked-about nights in American culture. Whether it’s because it is the only night of the year MTV actually acknowledges music videos or because something crazy happened, mainstream outlets are usually picking up on it and breaking down the best and the...

Aug 24, 2015 1:40 am

WATCH! How well do UFC fighters really know their coaches?

There is a special bond between a student and their coach. Whether you are a teenager training martial arts for discipline, or a UFC world champion building a legacy, a fighter’s coach is a crucial part of their path to success. Find out how well these fighters know their coaches in this broken version of...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 13, 2015 8:59 am

UFC’s Year-End Event To Take Place In Orlando

The final UFC card of the 2015 calendar year will take place in Florida, as officials announced that ‘UFC on FOX 17’ has been scheduled to take place on December 19 live from the Amway Center in Orlando. UFC officials announced the news on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight”, no fights have been announced for...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

UFC And USA Wrestling Continue Partnership

  The UFC and USA Wrestling have decided to go forward with their partnership. Members of both parties have released statements regarding the renewing of their joint efforts: “USA Wrestling is pleased to renew its partnership with UFC, coming off a successful first year working together. Our sports are closely entwined, and there are many...

Aug 7, 2015 6:38 am

UFC’s Drug Czar: ‘Call Me If You Have A Drug Problem’

“We don’t have, at the present time, any mandatory treatment program. But 100 percent, any athlete that tests positive for these types of recreational drugs, we will do everything to provide the option to provide those resources for our athletes.” “My message would be to get on the phone and give me a call. I’m...

Jul 29, 2015 5:23 pm

Tito: ‘The UFC Will Crumble From The Inside’

“It’s just a matter of time. Rome crumbles from inside and that’s what they’re going to do. They’re going to crumble from inside. They’re their worst enemies. I could just sit back and nobody is gonna talk trash about Dana, talk trash about the UFC. I’ll let them do their own damage.” That’s what former...